State crime researchers uncover role of Western companies in Uzbek corruption scandal

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 01:02 in Psychology & Sociology

Evidence in a new research report published today shows that the government of Uzbekistan acted as an organised crime network, with state agencies conducting racketeering activity that benefited political heiress Gulnara Karimova, the elder daughter of Islam Karimov, the leader of Uzbekistan from 1989 to his death in 2016.

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